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How to have synchronized samba passwords with local linux accounts where linux account are the leading system/authority?

How to have synchronized samba passwords with local Linux accounts where Linux accounts are the leading system/authority? This seems to be a surprisingly complex request/requirement. Since I already ...
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Installing GCC on SLES 12

I'm having trouble installing gcc on a new SLES 12 box. The goal here is actually to get R Shiny running, but when I try to install any packages I get the below error: sudo su - -c "R -e \"install....
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Use eth0 and eth1 for different subnets and assigned host name to interface?

I have a machine running SELES 10 with dual NIC Both the NICs are on separate subnets. The server uses a DHCP. So when one interface, eth0, gets the IP from DHCP and registers with DNS and then the ...
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How to replace faulty disk in software raid using lvm

one of the SuSE 12 LinuxServers has reported disk failure. Fortunately the Database Server has Software Raid hence the system is still up and running. But as recommended, we would like to replace the ...
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Difference between localtime and clock

/etc/localtime is a symlink. /etc/sysconfig/clock is a config file. Q: What is the difference between them? Each could store timezone setting. Using SLES.
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sudo su error messege through LDAP

I managed to get an authentication through ldap on my SLES 12 machine, but I can't set a certain group as sudoers. My suders entry looks as follows: %LNX-ADMIN-vibe3 ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD:ALL But all I ...
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NFS share inside a NFS or Samba share cannot be accessed

I have this MCVE under SLES 11 SP2: 1) Server 10.10.50.199 has the directory /foo/. Inside /foo there is a directory bar/ which is used in /etc/fstab : 10.10.50.200:/nfs_folder /foo/bar 2) Server 10....
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Why are the names different in “/etc/HOSTNAME” file and hostname command in SLES11SP3?

My OS is SuSE(SLES11, SP3), executing the hostname command: # hostname lxc-dl580-g8-1 But the name in /etc/HOSTNAME file is different? # cat /etc/HOSTNAME linux-2pny.site Why are the names ...
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mod_mono on SLES 12.1 fails to encrypt ASP.Net web.config

I am trying to migrate an ASP.Net (2.0) VB web app from a SLES 11 server to a new SLES 12 server. Unfortunately, mono is no longer supported by Novell / SUSE / NetIQ folk. This is my first time ...
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Why does my Linux server hang with “ps aux”

I have a server running scientific computation applications. It is SLES 11sp3. Here are some of my observations: I could login to the server with ssh. But for some reason I don't understand, when I ...
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Why google-chrome-stable requires libX11.so.6()(64bit) but this requirement cannot be provided?

I'm used to google chrome, so I downloaded it onto my sles 11 sp3. when I want to install it, I get the following issue. Problem: google-chrome-stable-43.0.2357.125-1.x86_64 requires libX11.so.6()(...
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syslog-ng.conf under SLES 12

Where can I find the syslog config file under SLES 12? rsyslog and syslog-service are installed according to YaST2 and rcsyslog status outputs: ServerName:~ # rcsyslog status Usage: /sbin/rcsyslog {...
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SLES find what repo provides a package

I need to find out what repo 'git-core' comes from. $ zypper search git-core Refreshing service 'nu_novell_com'. Removing repository 'SLE11-WebYaST-SP1-Pool' [done] Removing repository 'SLE11-...
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Currently I have two node cluster (SLES as HANA DB). I would like to check in which condition a failover will be triggered?

Below are the conditions. We could not test these because these nodes are already in production. Replication between the nodes fail. Replication is working but network link is down with no bonding. ...
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Open-iSCSI Target IQN Naming Case

I'm using LRBD to configure iSCSI targets from a Ceph cluster, LRBD uses Open-iSCSI/targetcli to configure the targets. When I use an uppercase letter in the unique part of the iqn (after the colon),...
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What does “Data and ISV Applications” and “Operating system” mean in SLES 12 roles during install?

We are installing SLES12, via GUI installer and wondering, what is behind the ROLE, when creating ex.: logical volumes: Operating system Data and ISV Applications We can see that maybe "/" should ...
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Can git be installed locally (including its dependencies)

I've developed a bash script which needs a specific version of git (2.11.1). Each developer in my team has his/her own virtual machine on the same remote physic server. My colleagues need that script,...
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SLES 12 - vsftpd with AppArmor in enforce mode, “lftp” error for “ls” command: `ls' at 0 [500 OOPS: setrlimit]

In a virtual machine (VM) with SLES 12 (SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12), after enforcing ("enforce mode") the AppArmor profile for "vsftpd" to confine it (via the "aa-enforce vsftpd" command), I'm ...
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Sync UID/GID on SLES 12.1 with winbind connected to AD

I have multiple SLES 12.1 Servers which I joined into the AD Domain via net ads join -u <OU_MANAGER> osName='SLES' osVer='12.1' createcomputer="<OU1>/<OU2>/Servers. It is important ...
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no internet connection - how to update SLES servers?

We have a few SLES 11.4 servers that doesn't have internet connection nor connection to the repositories. But these machines need updates too. Usually we just use zypper to update, that fetches ...
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Cannot read mounted NFS share on client

I'm having some troubles with reading a NFS mount. I have server1 and client1. They are both SLES 12 SP1. server1: server1:/ # cat /etc/exports /usr/zap/trans *(rw,root_squash,sync,...
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xen + libvirt share disks betwee VM on diferent hosts

I have another problem. what I've done is: We deploy 2 physical hosts with SLES 12 SP1 and install XEN hypervizor on both. On each host we provide few block devices via FC. On each host we deploy ...
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SLES 11SP4 LDAP - error trying to bind as user - (Invalid credentials)

I have LDAP server configured (with YaST) on SLES 11SP4 and I've created 3 users. I can su (from root) to any of the user but I cannot login as any of them or change their passwords. When I tried to ...
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What puts TCPMSS in iptables?

I used to have (well, I still sort of do) have a script that expects: -A FORWARD -p tcp -m tcp --tcp-flags SYN,RST SYN -j TCPMSS --clamp-mss-to-pmtu to have been entered in to iptables ahead of my ...
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Root password not working when trying to update

Running SLES12 on a VirtualBox VM I get the notification that there are software updates. Trying to invoke the update, a popup appears and forces input of administrator password. When I enter the ...
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Unable to mount a UFS filesystem from Sparc Solaris to x86_64 Linux

I have a requirement to copy a very large amount of data from a Solaris 9 (Sparc) system to a SLES11 (x84_64) system. The Solaris system is quite old, and transferring the data over the network will ...
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Where can I get the “kernel-default-debuginfo” package for SLES 11?

I'm using SLES 11 SP2 x86_64 and I want to install kernel-default-debuginfo package. But, I couldn't find it anywhere on the Novel website. Where can I find the mentioned package?
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How to enable memory compression on SUSE 11/12?

How can we enable, fine-tune the Linux kernels memory compression? So if we have 1 GByte physical memory, the OS could see ex.: 1.5 GByte because of the compression (but of course it would use more ...
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gcc: readline/libreadline.a: No such file or directory gcc: readline/libhistory.a: No such file or directory

I am trying to install python readline 6.2.4.1 package on SLES 11 SP3 but I am getting the following error: gcc -pthread -fno-strict-aliasing -g -O2 -DNDEBUG -g -fwrapv -O3 -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -...
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Is there a configuration for SLES failover cluster?

I have two nodes configured as cluster and I am currently trying to test the failover but I was wondering if there would be a configuration file which could display the failover settings.
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How to automate the selection in zypper at a downgrade?

When we are doing a: zypper rm -y audit; zypper in audit-2.3.6-4.3.1.x86_64 zypper shows several choices, we need the 1): 1: downgrade of libaudit1-2.8.1-8.3.1.x86_64 to libaudit1-2.3.6-4.3.1....
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How to permanently configure the CPU performance setting on SLES?

We are doing a: vi /etc/systemd/system/cpupower.service [Unit] Description=CPU powersave [Service] Type=oneshot ExecStart=/usr/bin/cpupower idle-set -D 0 ExecStart=/usr/bin/cpupower frequency-set -...
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/var/log/warn and messages get written full with io/hpmud/musb.c 997: invalid bulk out endpoint [SLES11]

A couple of month ago I installed a HP LaserJet P3015 and some days ago even tho the printer worked it flooded my /var/log/warn and /var/log/messages files with the same message over and over again ...
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SLES12.2 and wicked - how to run script after an interface is up?

After an interface getting up by wicked, How can I run a script? I tried an: $ echo 'echo "testiing `date`" |logger' > /etc/sysconfig/network/if-up.d/bond0; chmod +x /etc/sysconfig/network/if-up....
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How to permanently change interface metrics if using DHCP on SLES 12?

At: Changing the metric of an interface permanently I can see there is a solution, that when if geting IPs via DHCP, you can set metrics per interface, so a given one could come up later. But for ...
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XEN guest crashes when downloading with wget

There is a SLES 11.4 XEN HV. There is a SLES 12.2 guest on it. The guest is stable, only when we download something from the internet, the guest is getting crashed! I think there is enough free ...
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How to make the “mlnx_tune -p …” settings permanent?

If we say, we need to set the: mlnx_tune -p IP_FORWARDING_MULTI_STREAM_PACKET_RATE mlnx_tune -p IP_FORWARDING_SINGLE_STREAM_SINGLE_PORT tuning options, Q: how could we make it permanent on a SLES12?...
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Removing eth0 from bond0 fixes Link detected no/yes issue, but why?

On a SLES12 with 4 physical NIC, having them in a bond0. eth0 shows "Link detected: no". But if I remove eth0 from the bond0 and do an "ifup eth0", it will show "Link detected: yes" and everything ...
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How do I create a persistent tunnel device in sles15 (with or without wicked xml config)

I'm trying to simplify some of my configs for sles15, pushing out tunnel configs to my machines via ansible. Currently whenever I configure a tunnel, I do it on the fly using ssh from the machine ...
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SLES 11 SP4 'Resource temporarily unavailable' after upgrade from SP3

After upgrade from SLES 11 sp3 to sp4 I've met the problem while creating threads. Message I got was 'Resource temporarily unavailable'. Is it possible that upgrade changed limits somehow or maybe ...
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After SLES Migration LDAP does not start with TLS error

We had to migrate an existing physical Server running SLES to a virtual machine running on ESXi 6.5. The migration was done with VMware vCenter Converter. All the data was copied without problems - ...
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“LVM failed to initialize library context” - SLES 12.3 after reboot lost some of its PVs

After a reboot, a SLES 12.3 box doesn't recognizes a few disks (that are actually behind HW raid). What could the issue be? If I "head /dev/sdb | strings | head" the problematic disks, I can see ...
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Why does docker-ce-3:18.09 installation on SLES 12 throw “systemd-units needed” message?

My goal is to install Docker 18.09 on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 (SLES 12 SP3). I can successfully download and install docker version 17.09.1_ce-98.18.1 using zypper from repositories available ...
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/ got corrupted and showing as ext2

There is a SLES11.4 server that got grub error 15, loading at stage 1.5. Ok, no info on what happened to it. Ok, I booted the SLES11 DVD in rescue, starts getting exciting :) With lsblk I can see ...
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Zypper: Check last “zypper up” command time

There is a script that checks whether packages up-to-date or not via a zypper up. In this situation, team "A" creates the servers: they do zypper up, ok. Another team validates the servers: they ...
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gstack not scheduled

I have a big, long running task on a SLES 12 server. I just tried using gstack on it, but the gstack processes don't seem to be getting any CPU - nothing on the screen after over 20 minutes. The ...
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SLES YUM repo not listing RPMs

I created a SLES yum repository following this link Used the createrepo command, and got this folder structure: /srv/www/htdocs/repo/RPMS/ - - /OL ...
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can't send mail to domain prefixed username

How can I send mail to a local user with a domain prefixed username? Running SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11.3 joined to an active directory domain with Heirloom mailx version 12.5 7/5/10 Scenario: ...
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Broken dependencies when upgrading SLES 11.3 to 11.4

I'm trying to upgrade SLES 11.3 to 11.4 with zypper using the following instructions: https://www.suse.com/documentation/sles11/book_sle_deployment/data/sec_update_sle11sp3.html After launching the ...
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SLES official repository connection (activation code available for SLES 12, not SLES 11 SP3) solution: use SLES SP4

How could I connected to official repository from my SLES 11 SP3? I need to update my kernel etc. Here my previos active-search post =) How to get 60 day SLES activation code. SOLUTION: you can get it ...